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Via Middle East Monitor, The European Union is funding a project to prosecute Israel Defence Forces (IDF) officers for committing violations against Palestinian civilians, according to Israel Hayom, which quotes a local human rights organisation.

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Labour values, anti Semitism and UK electoral politics in 2018.

  • Political upheavals
  • Problems of definition and due process
  • Labour MPs (and Jews): It’s time to choose your sidekicks.

As we headed towards local elections across the country (03 05 2018), turmoil and conflict within the Jeremy Corbyn-led Labour party risked diverting attention from the party’s political purpose in opposition: different from and in fierce, concerted opposition to the Conservative administration and its venal Austerity politics; its chaotic and irresponsible ‘Brexit’ negotiations; its brutal and racist record on legal and illegal immigration; its responsibility for the Grenfell disaster, and its shameful treatment of the Windrush generation. 4,600 more words

Jeremy Corbyn

At least 25 mortars fired from Gaza into southern Israel

The Israeli military said more than 25 mortar shells have been fired from the Gaza Strip toward communities in southern Israel.

The military said most were intercepted by the Iron Dome defence system and no one was hurt in the barrage. 142 more words


Israel, King Claudius and the Massacre in Gaza

It’s not often that the anthropopper gets so angered by something he hears on the news that he shouts at the radio and then stalks out of the room, saying: “I refuse to listen to any more of these obscene lies.”  Yet this is what happened a few days earlier when I… 3,709 more words


Food for Thought

There have been numerous human rights violations as a direct result of the ongoing Israeli-Palestine conflict. Such human rights abuses have often slipped through the cracks in international human rights law and undermined the implementation of the United Nations… 615 more words